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One In Every Five Children Go Hungry in U.S.

Check out this YouTube video US: ‘One in every five children going hungry.’ Claire Bloom of End 68 Hours of Hunger told Al Jazeera broadcasting : “We know there are 16 million hungry children in America, one in every five. Feeding 3,000 is a big number to us, but in the whole scheme of things, it’s...  Read More

Want Kids to Learn Well? Feed Them Well

What can we expect our kids to learn if they’re hungry or eating diets full of sugar and empty of nutrients? Former White House Chef and food policymaker Sam Kass discusses the role schools can play in nourishing students’ bodies in addition to their minds. Check out this amazing TED talk: Want Kids to Learn...  Read More

New York Yankees manager supports End 68

The P.R. department for the New York Yankees mentioned End 68 Hours of Hunger in a recent tweet: “Today Girardi supported @end68hours, a nonprofit that gives bags of nourishing food to in-need children to feed them on weekends” Many thanks to Yankees Manager Joe Girardi and the Yankees P.R. department for your support and for getting...  Read More

Singing For Their Supper

Rockingham Choral Society will partner with End 68 Hours of Hunger to present the Choral Society’s Spring concert, Spotlight on Broadway.  The Society, under the direction of Andrew Gaydos and accompanied by Jeannie Goodwin, will present musical memories of Broadway including Porgy and Bess, Carousel, West Side Story, Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and...  Read More

Annual Culinary Event Fights Childhood Hunger

Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation is the nation’s premier culinary benefit dedicated to making sure no kid grows up hungry. This culinary benefit is partnering with End 68 Hours of Hunger of Portsmouth, NH. Taste of the Nation Portsmouth is a gala tasting under spectacular tents on the historic grounds of The Strawbery Banke Museum....  Read More

United Way of Lake County Youth Program Allocates $5000

    Several weeks ago the Lake County, Ohio chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger presented to the Young Leaders of United Way of Lake County. They had $5000 to allocate to various nonprofits within Lake County. The campaign, running from January until April, was comprised of six program sessions, complete with various on-site visits,...  Read More

Matching Funds for the Barnstead Program!

  End 68 Hours of Hunger programs are all self-funding.  They are required to raise money to buy the food they need to support their programs, and in some cases, it is very easy! One program in particular has a great need, and in recognition of that need, we have a matching grant for every...  Read More

Hope Worldwide partners with End 68 Hours of Hunger

HOPE worldwide – Granite State Chapter is supporting End 68 Hours of Hunger to help hundreds of children in the local community receive nutritious meals every weekend. By helping families in need, studies show that this greatly improves a child’s future physical and mental health, academic achievement, and long term economic productivity. There are approximately...  Read More

2nd Annual Mardi Gras Fundraiser

 2ND ANNUAL MARDI GRAS PARTY TO BENEFIT END 68 HOURS OF HUNGER SOMERSWORTH AND DOVER CHAPTERS Saturday, April 29 from 6 PM – 11 PM  Dover Elks Lodge #184  282 Durham Rd, Dover, New Hampshire The Somersworth and Dover chapters of End 68 Hours of Hunger are joining forces to throw a HUGE, festive, fun,...  Read More

Share What You Can

The Tolland, CT chapter of End 68 Hours of Hunger conducted a survey to see how the families like the program and this was one of the responses: One parent said that during Christmas, her child took food from his weekend backpack and put individual items in the Christmas stockings of his family members –  ...  Read More
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